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UIC and the SDWA 40th Anniversary

03-30-2015

40 Years of Groundwater Protection – Underground Injection Control and the Safe Drinking Water Act
 
The Safe Drinking Water Act was passed in December 1974 and this year we commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the legislation designed to protect drinking water sources for the nation. The Act also provided for the Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program to protect underground sources of drinking water from injection and subsurface disposal of waste and fluids.  
 
Groundwater provides over one-third of our drinking water supply. More than 98% of our rural...

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ASDWA Announces Webinar Series

08-16-2012

 
ASDWA is pleased to announce a new Free Webinar Series:  "Findings from the Enabling Source Water Protection Project"
REGISTER NOW at www.asdwa.org/swwebinars, and pass this along to your friends and colleagues.  Registration is open to anyone who would like to participate!
The Enabling Source Water Protection team, led by The Trust for Public Land and the Smart Growth Leadership Institute, with support from the River Network and the Association of State Drinking Water Administrators, worked...

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